The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 52 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.39% 0.69% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.14% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
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£130 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £158 £281
% change year-on-year
+20.63% -44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
114 48 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.62% 16.49% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 21 52
Average daily rate £375 £325 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £270 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 18
Average hourly rate £44.50 £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+229.62% -61.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.75 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £15.35 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £17.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -10.35%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blackberry across the Gloucestershire region.

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Gloucestershire region.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) Mercator
2 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
3 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Phone
4 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (18.18%) Ember.js

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Support Specialist
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) HTML5
1 3 (27.27%) CSS3
1 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5 Canvas
2 2 (18.18%) Ember.js
2 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
2 2 (18.18%) SVG
2 2 (18.18%) Dojo
2 2 (18.18%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
1 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Phone
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
1 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) SEO
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Web Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Xen
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
1 4 (36.36%) Mercator
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) AppSense
3 1 (9.09%) Wyse
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Acronis